CURRENT SCHEDULE

FOUR SHILLINGS SHORT 2015 - 2016 SCHEDULE

Updated 07/30/15
AUGUST 2015: MINNESOTA & MISSOURI
SEPTEMBER 2015: ILLINOIS, IOWA
OCTOBER 2015: ILLINOIS, WISCONSIN & MICHIGAN
NOVEMBER 2015: MICHIGAN, INDIANA, KENTUCKY
DECEMBER 2015: KENTUCKY, TENNESSEE, GEORGIA & LOUISIANA

AUGUST 2015:

SATURDAY: AUGUST 1 TALL TIMBER DAYS Family Concerts with Four Shillings Short 12noon & 2:00pm Old Central School 10 NW 5th Street (Stage located on the East side of Old Central School on Pokegama Ave.) Grand Rapids, MN Free Festival www.talltimberdays.com TUESDAY: AUGUST 4, 2015 7:00 to 9:00pm MUSIC UNDER THE PINES CONCERTS Itasca State Park 36750 Main Park Dr. Park Rapids, MN 56470 Meet inside Forest Inn (across from Douglas Lodge) DIRECTIONS: Entrance to the park is 21 miles north of Park Rapids on U.S. Highway 71. From Bemidji the park is 30 miles south on U.S. Hwy 71. For more info: Contact Itasca State Park at (218) 699-7251or by email at itasca.statepark@state.mn.us FREE FAMILY CONCERT FRIDAY: AUGUST 7 Celtic, Folk & World Music Concert 7:00 to 9:00pm RANIER SUMMER FESTIVAL Ranier Community Building 2099 Spruce St. Ranier, MN Free Concert The Ranier Summer Festival is a highlight of this water based community on the US/Canadian border. The festival begins the evening of Friday August 07, 2015 with a concert by the International touring duo Four Shillings Short. On Saturday August 08, 2015 there will be many activites including a Street Dance, Pancake Breakfast, Beer Gardens and Tropical Tiki Bar, Antique Boats, Finstad Marine Museum, Community Sail, Main Parade including a Dog Parade, Music on the BoardWalk, Barrel Train Rides, Food Vendors and much more!! Admission Free and is open to everyone. TUESDAY: AUGUST 11 11:00am to 12:00pm “AROUND THE WORLD IN 30 INSTRUMENTS” INTERNATIONAL FALLS PUBLIC LIBRARY 750 4th St. International Falls, MN (218) 283-8051 http://www.internationalfallslibrary.us/ Free Concert WEDNESDAY: AUGUST 12 7:00PM SUMMER OUTDOOR CONCERT SERIES International Falls Bandshell Between 6th & 8th (at West end of the Park) International Falls, MN Free Concert FRIDAY: AUGUST 14 6:30pm doors open/7:00 concert HOUSE CONCERT @ Music at the Elbow Waubun, MN RSVP Requested – Contact R. Mark or Ranelle Fogelson 480-734-4754 or rmfogelson@msn.com Suggested donation $10 Please feel free to bring light snacks or something to share SUNDAY: AUGUST 16 4:00PM OX CART DAYS OUTDOOR CONCERT WESLEY UNITED METHHODIST CHURCH 701 Eickhof Blvd. Crookston, MN 56716 Donation Bring your lawn chairs and blankets and a picnic and come enjoy Celtic & Folk music. Wood fired Pizza available as well. For more info (218) 281-3393 Come taste the new pizza in town – Wesley United Methodist Church wants to share wood fired pizza with the community. This is the “grand opening” of our new wood fired pizza/bread oven, and the first of, we hope, many community gatherings and tasty learning opportunities. Put in your order when you arrive - enjoy pizza while you listen to the concert. Bring lawn chairs or blankets for picnicking. SATURDAY: AUGUST 29 10am to 7pm Four Shillings Short perform @ 10am on the World Music Stage International Institute of St. Louis -FESTIVAL OF NATIONS Tower Grove Park St. Louis, MO www.festivalofnationsstl.org Free admission Festival of Nations 2015 Highlights EVENT: A multiethnic celebration featuring dance, music, food, cultural and educational exhibits, folk art demonstrations, and craft market. Presented by the International Institute and 125 community organizations. DATES: Saturday, August 29 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday, August 30 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. VENUE: Tower Grove Park on the City’s South Side. The event will take place nearest S. Grand and Arsenal. A free shuttle service will be available throughout the Park. PRICES: Admission and entertainment are free; food and gifts are affordably priced. ENTERTAINMENT: Four stages of non-stop dynamic music and dance performances by traditional ethnic artists, world music favorites and the finest traditional acoustic music and song. From Spanish flamenco to a Vietnamese lion dance, from thundering drums to Irish harp, there is something for every taste! SUNDAY: AUGUST 30 10am to 6pm Four Shillings Short perform @ 10am on the World Music Stage International Institute of St. Louis -FESTIVAL OF NATIONS Tower Grove Park St. Louis, MO www.festivalofnationsstl.org Free admission

SEPTEMBER 2015:

FRIDAY: SEPTEMBER 11 7:30pm Concert (doors open @ 7pm) COUSIN ANDY’S COFFEE HOUSE Southern Illinois Premier Listening Room 515 Orchard St. (and Schwartz) Carbondale, IL 62901 (618) 565-1238 for info www.cousinandy.org suggested donation: $10 /$5 students & low income SATURDAY: SEPTEMBER 12 7:00 to 9:15PM FOREST PARK NATURE CENTER 5809 Forest Park Dr. Peoria Heights, IL 61616 (309) 686-3360 http://www.peoriaparks.org/songs-woods-concert-series/ Advanced ticket sales are available at the Trailhead Nature Store, or you can pay at the door. Concert fees are $7/adult, $6/child 12 and under. CORE members receive a $1/person discount. All concerts begin at 7 pm. SUNDAY: SEPTEMBER 13 2:00 to 3:00pm Around the World in 30 Instruments Concert INDEPENDENCE VILLAGE OF PEORIA 1201 West Northmoor Road Peoria, IL (866) 962-6840 www.capitalseniorliving.net FRIDAY: SEPTEMBER 18 3:00 to 4:30pm Concert CELTIC FESTIVAL AND HIGHLAND GAMES OF THE QUAD CITIES Centennial Park 315 South Marquette St. Davenport, IA 52802 www.qcceltic.org Free Admission SATURDAY: SEPTEMBER 19 Workshops in Bodhran & Singing in Gaelic (Times TBA) CELTIC FESTIVAL AND HIGHLAND GAMES OF THE QUAD CITIES Centennial Park 315 South Marquette St. Davenport, IA 52802 www.qcceltic.org Free Admission TUESDAY: SEPTEMBER 22 8:30 to 9:00PM FOLK FESTIVAL w/Lilli Kuzma WDCB, 90.9FM College of DuPage Glen Ellyn, IL THURSDAY: SEPTBEMBER 24 7:00 to 8:00pm Celtic, Folk & World Music Concert THE MOORINGS 811 Central Road Arlington Heights, IL 60005 (847)956-4475 FRIDAY: SEPTEMBER 25 Doors open @ 7:30/Concert @ 8:15 TWO WAY STREET COFFEE HOUSE 1047 Curtiss St. Downers Grove, IL 60515-4607 (630)969-9720 www.twowaystreet.org Suggested Donation $7.00 SUNDAY: SEPTEMBER 27 2:00 to 4:00pm “Around the World in 30 Instruments” LISLE LIBRARY 777 Front St. Lisle, IL 60532 (630) 971-1675 www.lislelibrary.org Free Family Concert

OCTOBER 2015:

SUNDAY: OCTOBER 4 TIME: TBA FILAMENT THEATRE 4041 N. Milwaukee Ave. Chicago, IL 60641 773.270.1660 www.filamenttheatre.org SATURDAY: OCTOBER 10 8:00 concert /doors open @ 7:30 ACORN COFFEE HOUSE @ Burning Bush Art Gallery 216 N Main Street Wheaton, IL 60187 630-393-1247 Cover $10.00 www.acorncoffeehouse.com FRIDAY: OCTOBER 16 8:00 to 10:00pm WILD HOG IN THE WOODS COFFEEHOUSE @ Wil-Mar Center 953 Jenifer St. Madison, WI 53703 (608) 233-5687 for info cover www.wildhoginthewoods.org SATURDAY: OCTOBER 17 8:00pm Off Square Music – 3rd Saturday Concerts UNITY SPIRITUAL CENTER OF WOODSTOCK 225 Calhoun St. Woodstock, IL 60098 For info or reservations contact Keith Johnson (815) 338-5164 or offsquare@gmail.com Suggested donation $12 www.offsquaremusic.com THURS: OCT 22 7:00 to 8:30pm OCONTO FALLS COMMUNITY LIBRARY 251 N. Main St. Oconto Falls, WI 54154 (920) 846-2673 www.ocontofallslibrary.org Free Family Concert FRIDAY: OCTOBER 23 7:00 to 9:00pm JAVA AND JIVE COFFEEHOUSE N 16087 Main St. Powers, MI 49874 Donation www.javaandjivecoffeehouse.com SATURDAY: OCTOBER 24 8:00 to 10:00pm WILD RICE CONCERTS Marinette, WI Venue to be announced soon www.wildriceconcerts.org $10 advance/$12 door TUESDAY: OCTOBER 27 SAMHAIN/HALLOWEEN CONCERT 6:30 to 7:30pm SPIES PUBLIC LIBRARY 940 First Street Menominee, MI 49858 (906) 863-2900 Free Family Concert WEDNESDAY: OCTOBER 28, 2015 5:30 to 6:30pm HALLOWEEN/SAMHAIN CONCERT ISHPEMING CARNEGIE PUBLIC LIBRARY 317 N. Main St. Ishpeming, MI 49849 (906) 486-4381 www.uproc.lib.mi.us Free Family Concert THURSDAY: OCTOBER 29 7:00 to 8:30pm A SAMHAIN/HALLOWEEN CONCERT Peter White Library 217 N. Front Street Marquette, MI 49855 (906) 228-0472 Free Family Concert SATURDAY: OCTOBER 31 7:00 to 9:00pm Halloween/Samhain Concert FALLING ROCK CAFÉ 104 E. Munising Ave. Munising, MI 49862 (906) 387-3008 www.fallingrockcafe.com Donation

NOVEMBER 2015:

THURSDAY: NOVEMBER 5 5:00 to 6:00pm ROSCOMMON AREA DISTRICT LIBRARY 106 Lake Street Roscommon, MI 48653 (989) 281-1305 www.uproc.lib.mi.us Free Family Concert SATURDAY: NOVEMBER 7 7:30 to 9:30pm FLINT FOLK MUSIC SOCIETY CONCERT @ Unitarian Universalist Church 2474 S Ballenger Hwy Flint, MI 48507 (810) 309-3951 for info Tickets: General- $15 ($2 venue surcharge) Members - $10 ($2 venue surcharge) Students - $5 ($2 venue surcharge) www.flintfolkmusic.org FRIDAY: NOVEMBER 13 7:00PM SUNWARD COHOUSING 424 Little lake Drive Ann Arbor, MI 48103 For more info contact Margaret @ (734) 332-7876 Donation SATURDAY: NOVEMBER 14 8:00 to 10:00pm CAFÉ 704 @Interfaith Spiritual Center 704 Airport Blvd. Ann Arbor, MI 48108 248/515-4644 donation FRIDAY: NOVEMBER 20 7:00 to 9:00pm WEST RICHMOND FRIENDS MEETING HOUSE 609 West Main St. Richmond, IN 47374 (765) 967-8590 Donation SUNDAY: NOVEMBER 22 2:00 to 3:00pm XENIA COMMUNITY LIBRARY 76 E. Main St. Xenia, OH 45385 (937) 352-4000 www.gcpl.lib.oh.us Free Family Concert SUNDAY: NOVEMBER 29 Thanksgiving Service @ SANCTUARY OF ETERNAL TRUTH 1002 E. Market St. New Albany, IN 812/945-3707

DECEMBER 2015:

SATURDAY: DECEMBER 5 (tentative booking) 7:30pm (doors open @ 7pm) WFPK’S KENTUCKY HOMEFRONT CLIFTON CENTER 2117 Payne St. Louisville, KY (502) 777-8065 for info Tickets $12 at the door SATURDAY: DECEMBER 12 6:00pm Potluck / 7:00 Concert POT LUCK & HOUSE CONCERT Chattanooga, TN Contact Karen Claypool at fraufrizz@aol.com for directions $10 donation SATURDAY: DECEMBER 19 6:30pm WINTER SOLSTICE CONCERT ATLANTA AREA FRIENDS OF FOLK MUSIC: Fiddlers Dream Coffeehouse Concert Series @ Steve’s Live Music 234 Hilderbrand Drive Sandy Springs GA 30328 404-418-6777 $10 general admission/ $8 members steve@steveslivemusic.com www.steveslivemusic.com 2016 Itinerary Overview JANUARY: FLORIDA FEBRUARY: OKLAHOMA, ARKANSAS, MISSOURI MARCH: LOUISIANA, MISSISSIPPI, ALABAMA APRIL: SOUTH & NORTH CAROLINA, VIRGINIA & MARYLAND MAY: MARYLAND, PENNSYLVANIA & IRELAND JUNE: IRELAND JULY: CONNECTICUT, RHODE ISLAND, MASSACHUSETTES AUGUST: NEW HAMPSHIRE, MAINE, VERMONT, SEPTEMBER: VERMONT, NEW YORK OCTOBER: NEW YORK, PENNSYLVANIA, OHIO & INDIANA NOVEMBER: OHIO, INDIANA & KENTUCKY DECEMBER: THE SOUTH

JANUARY 2016: CALIFORNIA

FRIDAY: JANUARY 8 7:30PM LAKESIDE MUSIC ROOM 604 30th St. NW (and G) Winter Haven, FL 33880 Info: (863) 293-1510 or sandhd@verizon.net, $15 suggested donation SUNDAY: JANUARY 10 7:30pm start, doors at 7pm TIMUCUA ARTS FOUNDATION 1200 Hamilton Lane Orlando, FL 32806 Donation www.timucua.com BYOB and food to share FREE admission for everyone! donations are very welcome. Members get seated 5 minutes before everyone else, at 7pm sharp. THURS: JANUARY 14 5:00 to 6:00PM Around the World in 30 Instruments Concert HIGHLAND BEACH LIBRARY 3618 Ocean Blvd. Highland Beach, FL 33487 (561) 278-5455 www.highlandbeachlibrary.org Free Family Concert SUNDAY: JANUARY 17 Time TBA Michael Stock WLRN Radio 172 NE 15th ST Miami, FL 33132 305-995-2264 www.folkandacousticmusic.com SATURDAY: JANUARY 23, 2016 7:30 to 10:00pm LIGHTHOUSE CAFÉ @ Temple Beth Or 11715 SW 87th Ave. Miami, FL 33176 For info contact Michael Henry @ Michael@allfloors.com (305) 235-1419 or Kathy @ (503) 235-1419 Tickets $20.00 (includes light beverages & snacks)

FEBRUARY 2016:

UNIVERSITY of SCIENCE & ARTS (USAO) MUSIC SERIES MONDAY: FEBRUARY 1 School Performance in Chickasha TUESDAY: FEBRUARY 2 12:00 noon concert Master Class Performance @ USAO 1727 W. Alabama Chickasha, OK 73018 (405) 224-3140 THURSDAY: FEBRUARY 4 Evening Performance @ USAO 1727 W. Alabama Chickasha, OK 73018 (405) 224-3140

MARCH 2016:

APRIL 2016:

SATURDAY: APRIL 30 HOUSE CONCERT/BENEFIT CONCERT for Epilepsy Foundation of America Home of Leslie & Russ Margolis Baltimore, MD For info contact Leslie @ lesliem@mdlclaw.org $20 donation for the Epilepsy Foundation Food and beverages served

MAY 2016: MARYLAND, PENNSYLVANIA & IRELAND

SATURDAY MAY 7 & SUNDAY MAY 8 GREENMAN FESTIVAL Roosevelt Center Greenbelt, MD MAY 23 THROUGH JUNE 4 - TOUR OF IRELAND (TENTATIVE)

JUNE 2016: IRELAND

JUNE 13 to 25: TOUR OF IRELAND (TENTATIVE)

JULY 2016:

AUGUST 2016:

FRIDAY: AUGUST 12 or SATURDAY: AUGUST 13 7:30pm Monadnock Center for History & Culture Music in Bass Hall Peterborough, NH $18/$15 members www.monadnockcenter.org

SEPTEMBER 2016:

OCTOBER 2016:

SATURDAY: OCTOBER 1, 2016 YOUNGSTOWN ARTS & MUSIC FESTIVAL CONCERT @ First Presbyterian Church of Youngstown 100 Church Street Youngstown, NY 14174 7:00 to 8:30pm Free Family Concert https://www.facebook.com/pages/Youngstown-Arts-and-Music-Festival/329729517209524 Youngstown Arts and Music Festival Saturday, October 1, 2016 from 11:00am - 6:00pm Faulkner Park - Between Main and 2nd Streets, Youngstown NY 14174 SATURDAY: OCTOBER 8 7:30 TO 9:30PM VALLEY FOLK MUSIC MONTHLY CONCERT SERIES First United Methodist Church 144 Cedar St. (and First) Corning, NY (607) 962-4461 for info www.falleyfolk.org tickets available onine or at the door

NOVEMBER 2016:

DECEMBER 2016:

Updated 07/30/15 by Four Shillings Short